Joseph Cornell was born in 1903 in Nyack, NY. He attended the Phillips Academy in Andover, MA. Cornell has been the subject of many solo exhibitions, including at the Pasadena Art Museum, Pasadena, CA and Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY (1966); Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY (1970); Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY (1980); San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA (2007); and Royal Academy of Arts, London, UK (2015). Cornell died in 1972 in New York, NY.
Bio updated as of 2023.